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The grammatical lawyer

Morton S. Freeman, American Law Institute-American Bar Association Committee on Continuing Professional Education - Law - 1979 - 350 pages
This reference contains a collection of 375 articles culled from ALI-ABA's ,The Practical Lawyer, dealing with matters of style, syntax, spelling and punctuation.
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Miss Thistlebottom's Hobgoblins: The Careful Writer's Guide to the Taboos ...

Theodore M. Bernstein - Reference - 1971 - 264 pages
Once you recall that Miss Thistlebottom was your elementary-school teacher who laid down all manner of taboos concerning the use of language, you will have an idea of what this ...
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Modern American Usage: A Guide

Wilson Follett - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1966 - 360 pages
Contains rules and advice for improved effectiveness in written and oral English and a section explaining common grammatical errors
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The Most Common Mistakes in English Usage

Thomas Elliot Berry - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1971 - 160 pages
An analysis of common errors in oral and written English which can be used as a reference work or a textbook
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Deciding usage: evidence and interpretation

J. Stephen Sherwin - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 640 pages
Deciding Usage details the evolution of forms, such as It is I and It is me, and surveys textbook definitions of correct usage in order to empower people to make their own ...
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